New VP at Auten Road School, BOE Election Date Reconsidered Top Local News
Other headlines include woman charged with insurance fraud, board asks for more input on drug testing.
Michael Picciottoli, who was named the 2011 Middle Level Educator of the Year by the New Jersey Middle School Association, was appointed by the Hillsborough Board of Education to be the new vice principal at Auten Road Intermediate School.
Only one person spoke on the controversial policy, the fate of which may be decided in October.
The Hillsborough Board of Education may consider whether to keep its annual election in April or switch it to the November general election, when 87 percent of the state's districts have decided to hold theirs.
A Hillsborough woman has been charged with insurance fraud after misrepresenting information to obtain a cheaper auto policy, the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office said.
American chestnut is nearly extinct, but ecologists working in Hillsborough are trying to change that.
The credit card program, at no cost to taxpayers, allows individuals or businesses to sign up for the special Hillsborough Township credit card that gives back a portion of every charge in the form of grants to non-profit local youth and senior citizen groups as recommended by the Credit Card Advisory Committee and approved by the Township Committee.